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Flagon covered with ropework
Heaving mallets ranging in size from 6-24 inches overall
An all wood sailmakers stitch heaver from Portugal .
Sailors performing various tasks on the rigging
Sticks with weighted heads
Two case in which sailors would keep their sailneedles in
hand dressing of hemp
Wright's Rope Walk 1770s
A heaving mallet at work
Sailmaker’s seam rubber 1989.2.1